The Newsonomics of Big Sports Money and News
Posted: 9/6/2013  |  By: Ken Doctor | Nieman Journalism Lab
Our cavalcade of news and sports convergence now seems to be happening by the month.

Last week, it was Los Angeles Dodgers principal owner Mark Walter publicly mulling the possibility of buying his hometown paper, the Los Angeles Times — the same week, ironically, that soon-to-be Boston Globe and current Boston Red Sox owner John Henry flew to L.A. to visit the Times, mission unclear.